American Heritage – 6″ Black Safety Toe – Moc Toe MAXWear Wedge

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No slip-ups on the job in these black, oil-tanned leather boots. Your feet stay planted firmly on the ground, with the MAXWear Wedge shallow-tread outsole. You’ll work in comfort all day long.

  • Black, oil-tanned leather
  • Removable Ultimate Shock Absorption footbed on Poron® comfort cushion insole
  • Fiberglass shank
  • MAXWear Wedge slip resistant outsole
  • Goodyear storm welt construction

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  • 804-6201
  • Poron™ Comfort Cushion insole
  • Work
  • Fiberglass
  • Goodyear Storm Welt
  • N/A
  • 3.84 lbs
  • No
  • 6"
  • Unlined
  • No
  • MAXWear Wedge™
  • Black
  • Made In USA
  • Ultimate Shock Absorption™ Footbed
  • Steel Safety Toe


24 reviews for American Heritage – 6″ Black Safety Toe – Moc Toe MAXWear Wedge

  1. Shawn Ross

    So this is my 6th year buying your boots. Never had a broken stitch or laces and amazingly after years of hard use no lingering odor from the boots. My only suggestion about how to improve your product line is not for public consumption. Contact me directly if your interested. You have a customer for the next 10 years until I retire. I am a welder fabricator and my boots get a real beating. Thank you for the armour for my feet.

  2. Brad Vincent

    So far I have to give them 2 thumbs up. My only complaint is that the black steel toe boots are not offered in 8”. I love the way they feel already “broken in” as soon as you put them on. I own 3 pairs of Thorogood boots and still wear them all. Great product and USA made.

  3. Tom

    I really like these boots. They’re the most comfortable boots I’ve found for my flat feet. I must have good foot wear to keep me going at work.

  4. Bryan

    I love these boots. I wear wear them almost every shift but will occasionally switch up to let them dry out.
    Unfortunately I have to put black edge dressing on the soles every couple of weeks because they need to have a black sole appearance from the side and Thorogood doesn’t sell them with a black sole.

    When it time to resoled I will have it done in black.

  5. Mike Pettengill

    Awesome boots, great quality. They are my second pair in two years. I love them and I won’t buy another boot again. Quality not quantity is why I love My Thorogood Moch toe’s.

  6. Ty Garrison

    Great so far. The moc toe seemed to take about a week to break in compared to my round toes which required zero break in. Overall, great boots.

  7. James Jackson

    They are nice boots. Took a bit to wear them in and be comfortable but now are very nice boots. They are almost to comfort of my Georgia’s Hopefully they last longer then they did

  8. Timothy Walden

    So far so good. I like the workmanship, quality materials adding up to fast break in time and a very comfortable boot. I like that these are American made by Union Labor. I will reserve judgment on how durable the sole is for my circumstances but over all I really like this boot. I didnt know at time of purchase about the he resole, rebuild options so that is a big plus as well.

  9. Rolando Hernandez

    I’ve been buying them for over 6 years no complaints

  10. Mike

    These boots are ok if your not in a rough environment. I’m a machinist and these boots get scuffs and scratched and cut very easy. I’ve only had them for a couple months and they look beat. Eyelets and studs are already separating. Not something you’d expect from a $200 set of boots. They are comfortable and had little to no break in but I’d shop elsewhere if you want a durable boot.

  11. Hank

    Awesome looking boot, got a lot of compliments on this boot. Breaking them in lasted only a week. Fits comfortably on my feet, work an 8 hour shift and no problems. However, the boots are very narrow I ended up getting a double EE wide, and they are still a bit narrow but comfortable. Also they felt a little loose in the heel but is not a problem. Overall great shoe!!

  12. Andi

    Wow. I have honestly never loved footwear more. I think Thorogoods are the best money you can spend on footwear for comfort, safety, and even aesthetics. If I could, I would sleep with my boots on. As a welder who is on my feet all day these boots are perfect. At first I wasn’t convinced that the wedge would be for me, as I have never worn wedged boots – but it’s actually my favorite thing about the boots aesthetically. Work wise, the wedge helps with grip/non-slip and also is good on the job site. I highly recommend Thorogoods to all. I am now looking to buy some casual, every day, non-safety toe boots for all occasions.

  13. James Stitzer

    Best pair of boots I’ve ever owned.

  14. Fernando Ontiveros

    🇺🇸I’ll never buy another brand of work boot, I’m on my feet all day and these Hertitage boots are the most comfortable work boots I’ve owned.

    Thank You All at Thorogood!👍🏼

  15. Fernando Ontiveros

    I’ll never buy another brand of work boots!

  16. Bill Mitchell

    These boots were amazing right out of the box. Been wearing them for two weeks and they feel like a boot that has been broken in for years. Love them never switching. Fit true to size and I love that they are made in America.

  17. Rob P

    Top of the line boots! Very comfortable right out of the box, nice soft leather and good looking. Hard to find a good quality all American made boot any more.

  18. Justin

    I’ve owned these boots for 3 months now so I feel I can give an accurate review of my experience with them. The first day wearing them my feet and my knees hurt. I felt every bit of shock from the hard concrete floor and almost felt as if there was no insoles in them at all. I went to the store and bought different insoles for them and the change in comfort was like night and day. The insoles for thorogoods are just not very well made in my opinion. I owned a pair of thorogood oxfords that I bought thorogood insoles for and didn’t care for them then either. The break in was not bad the leather is soft so they didn’t kill my feet during the process. I think it took about a month for them to really feel worn in and at that point they are very comfortable. The right boot squeaks when I walk which didn’t bother me at first, but it does tend to get annoying after awhile. The soles have a little wear at the edge of the heal but the rest of the tread seems to be holding up pretty well. I walk on painted concrete so the soles will probably last longer for me than they might for other people. Overall they are excellent boots and would definitely buy them again and plan too. They aren’t perfect but they are the closest to it I have worn so far.

  19. Steven

    Wearing them all day around the shop doing welding and fabrication comfort is key. They do hold up to tough work Enviroments. Best boots I’ve owned. On my second pair and I’ll continue purchasing these boots. they keep me going throughout the day. Comfort all day long.

  20. Steve Oliver

    The boot of my choice for 30+ years were Red Wings, what was I thinking? I am a Journeyman Wireman out of Local 22 and was repeatedly told of how comfortable these boots were. I never could of imagined that they were any more comfortable than the boots I was wearing, boy was I wrong. After working 10+ hours I would start to run out of gas while other guys were still going strong. Guys would tell me to get rid of those heavy boots and get a pair of Thorogood boots if I wanted to be able to feel better longer. After wearing them for a couple of days, they really were like wearing a pair of sneakers. The only drawbacks to the Thorogood boots that I purchased was the unavailability of Composite Toe, the cotton fiber lining that binds up when you slip your foot in, and the eyelets at the top instead of having the hooks all the way up. These issues wont stop me from buying another pair but I am just trying to be transparent as possible about my review.

  21. Justin Dilday

    Really comfortable boot. After a week of wearing them, they feel like sneakers. I work 12 hours a day in them and have felt no discomfort. Will be buying Thorogood boots again.

  22. Steve Hegedus

    I love my American made work boots.

  23. Loren B.

    I wear these 5 days a week, 8 hours a day, trucking through a factory with concrete floors often slick with oil. They’re not the best out there for slip resistance but they’re pretty good. They stand up to the hydraulic fluid and coolant I encounter daily. COMFORTABLE. They walk very well thanks to the flexible wedge sole, they don’t make a sound unlike inefficient, clompy logger boots. They take a bit to break in, not that they’re uncomfortable for the break in, they just aren’t molded to your foot yet. Once they’re broken in they’re like slippers. The simple leather boot construction means they stay cool in the summer. They’ve got plenty of room in the toe and I don’t feel the safety toes at all, I’ve got slightly wider toes than most. I plan on sticking with this boot for the rest of my career, hopefully they keep making them for that long.

  24. Matthew Heeke

    Pictures do not allow you to appreciate the level of detail on these works of art. When I first saw them I was taken aback at the beauty of these boots. The leather, stitching and sole are simply the finest level of craftsmanship I’ve ever seen. When I put them on I was amazed how comfortable they were right out of the box, granted it did take about a week to allow the leather to break into my step, but it was nothing like the Red Wings that I have been wearing for the last twenty years. Now they are so comfortable I do not want to take them off. I did not know about Thorogood until recently, however I must say sorry Red Wing I have found a new home for my feet. The size ran true for me so for whoever is considering these fine boots keep that in mind.

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